COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Wednesday, February 22

3 events

Classes

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    9 a.m.–3 p.m. $50. 706-542-6156, www.uga.edu/botgarden

    Flower Arranging Unit 3

    This unit focuses on designs for dining tables.

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Illustrator for Beginners

    Learn how to create graphics with vectors using Adobe Illustrator. This is ideal for logos or artwork you want to print in multiple sizes. Registration required.

  • 5:30 p.m. FREE! stormwater@athensclarkecounty.com

    Rain Barrel Workshop

    (ACC Stormwater, 120 W. Dougherty St.) Learn about stormwater runoff and rain barrel uses, maintenance and installation. 

Thursday, February 23

1 event

Classes

  • reBlossom Mama Baby Shop

    9:30 a.m. $5–10 donation. www.reblossomathens.com

    Mama-Baby Yoga

    This yoga class allows kiddos to practice alongside their parents. Free childcare is available for little ones who would rather play than practice yoga.

Friday, February 24

2 events

Classes

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    9 am.–1 p.m. $50. www.botgarden.uga.edu

    Native Plant Propagation

    A Certificate in Native Plants elective course, students learn to propagate native wildflowers and shrubs by seeds, cuttings and division. Models for inexpensive grow-light systems and a propagation timeline will be provided to ensure that seedlings are ready to be transplanted outdoors in early spring.

  • Bogart Library

    11 a.m.–3 p.m. FREE! 770-725-9443, www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    One-on-One Computer Class

    Registration required.

Saturday, February 25

3 events

Classes

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    9 a.m.–1 p.m. $50. www.botgarden.uga.edu

    Conservation Landscaping

    Get tips on plants, management and design techniques for home gardens.

  • Farmview Market

    10 a.m.–12 p.m. $30. www.farmviewmarket.com

    The Basics of Drawing

    Learn to see the natural world different with instructor Toni Carlucci. Materials provided. No experience necessary. Ages 14–adult.

  • Nuçi's Space

    1 p.m. $5. www.jazzathensga.org

    Band Leader and Musician Clinic

    Members of the New York swing band Sweet Megg & the Wayfarers lead a clinic. 

Tuesday, February 28

2 events

Classes

  • ACC Library

    10 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Computer Class: Excel 2013

    Register by phone or in person at the reference desk.

  • Farmview Market

    5:30–6:30 p.m. $10. www.farmviewmarket.com

    Dance as Exercise

    Darrell Hope leads a class in dancing with both choreographed and freestyle moves. Ages 10 and up; ages under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Wednesday, March 1

2 events

Classes

  • Quilting Classes

    (Crooked Pine Quilts) Amanda Whitsel offers classes in quilting and sewing for all levels and ages. 706-318-2334, needleinahaystack7@yahoo.com, crookedpinefarm.blogspot.com

  • 7:30 p.m. $15. bumpandgrunge.org

    Wigs 101

    (Bump & Grunge Burlesque, 750 N. Chase St.) Dee Flowered teaches a class on wigs for performers.

Thursday, March 2

1 event

Classes

  • 6:30 p.m. $5. www.project-safe.org

    Line Dance Class to Benefit Project Safe

    (Athens Moose Lodge, 185 Ben Burton Rd., Bogart) Dancing with the Athens Stars Team 10, Chris Shupe and Becky Galvin, offer a class to raise money for Project Safe. Beth York and Ron Putman will instruct the class.

Saturday, March 4

3 events

Classes

  • Oconee County Library

    2–5 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    3D Printing

    Sign up to use the 3D printer to print your own design.

  • 3–6 p.m. $40–45. 706-258-7945, madera@wildwoodmagic.com, www.wildwoodmagic.com

    Goddess Revival

    (Earthsong, 255 Chulitna Way, Bogart) A workshop to connect women with the Goddess within. This event weaves together sacred movement, meditation, rituals and a magical cacao ceremony.

  • Farmview Market

    10 a.m.–12 p.m $25. www.farmviewmarket.com

    Beekeeping: Learning the Essentials

    Linda Rivers instructs on equipment, how to order bees, hive inspections and more. Materials provided. No experience necessary. Ages 16 & up.

Saturday, March 11

1 event

Classes

  • 4 p.m. $35. bumpandgrunge.org

    Pasties, Pasties, Pasties

    (Bump & Grunge Burlesque, 750 N. Chase St.) Talloolah Love presents a two-hour class on pastie-creation.

Sunday, March 12

1 event

Classes

  • 12–2 p.m. $20. bumpandgrunge.org

    Taps & Veils

    (Center City Ballet, 750 N. Chase St.) Joseph Vourteque will teach "Basic Intro to Tap."  Samantha Siren will teach "Fan and Veil Manipulation."